| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:25 PM
If you are interested in connecting with wildlife in your own backyard, beginning Monday, Jan. 28, the Pennsylvania Game Commission will be selling bluebird nesting boxes at its Harrisburg headquarters at 2001 Elmerton Avenue. The boxes sell for $10.60...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 10:00 AM
A coalition formed after a 12-year-old boy from Prince George's County died from an untreated tooth infection will launch a healthy teeth campaign today aimed at families with children who can get free dental care through Medicaid.
| Mar 24, 2012
| 9:59 AM
There were 900-tickets to give away and hundreds of people braved the rain to stake their claim.
The line for the annual Mission of Mercy Dental Clinic snaked around the Advance Auto at Crossroads Plaza early Saturday morning.
Everybody in the line...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Los Angeles resident Rosa Ceron and her family have been struggling to make ends meet since she lost her job and her husband suffered a heart attack.
Many necessities, including regular doctor and dentist visits, were put on the back burner because,...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:34 AM
A new report says dental therapists worldwide including Alaska offer safe and competent care in locations with rare access to dentists.
The report released Tuesday by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation details a review of more than 1,100 documents of care...
| Aug 28, 2012
Peering intently at the tiny white smudge in their baby's brain scan, Sue and Ben Erickson could see that the image did not reveal the miracle they had prayed for.
The cancer still lurked, though it had shrunk significantly after five rounds of...
| Sep 12, 2012
People with developmental disabilities face increased oral health problems because of a host of physical, cognitive and financial challenges, according to a recent study in the Journal of the American Dental Association.
Their dental problems can lead to...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:55 PM
An Oklahoma woman posing as a dentist performed everything from root canals to cavity fillings, and hurt dozens of people in the process, investigators said.
Elizabeth Hinosa, known as Dr. Liz, worked at two different dental offices around Oklahoma City,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Question: My dog's teeth are looking a bit yellow. Should I brush them myself or get them cleaned?
Answer: Good dental health is important to animals just like it is for people. Dogs build up tartar and plaque as they age, which can lead to chronic...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Kids play in it. People drink it. Experts say it prevents cavities. Fluoridated water runs through the pipes in communities across the country. Esther McClure says she's been drinking it most of her life.
"It helps your teeth," McClure says.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:12 AM
What kid doesn’t like to trash talk — especially boys? It must be in the genes because I definitely don’t walk around the house saying stuff to my son like, “I’m so much better at brushing my teeth then you are.” (Even...